Synonyms of burning in English:

burning


See definition of burning

adjective

1‘a burning house’

SYNONYMS
blazing, flaming, aflame, fiery, flaring, ignited, glowing, red-hot, flickering, smouldering
scorching, raging, roaring, live
ANTONYMS

extinguished

2‘the burning desert sands’

SYNONYMS
extremely hot, red-hot, unbearably hot, baking, baking hot, blazing, blazing hot, flaming, fiery, blistering, scorching, searing, sweltering, torrid, tropical, like an oven, like a furnace, like a blowtorch
parching, withering
North American broiling
informal baking, boiling, boiling hot, roasting, sizzling
ANTONYMS

freezing

3‘a burning desire to win’

SYNONYMS
intense, passionate, deep-seated, profound, wholehearted, strong, powerful, forceful, vigorous, ardent, urgent, fervent, fervid, fierce, earnest, eager, keen, enthusiastic, zealous, fanatical, frantic, consuming, extreme, acute, raging, blazing, uncontrollable
literary perfervid, passional

4‘the burning issues of the day’

SYNONYMS
important, crucial, significant, prevalent, pertinent, relevant, topical, current, contemporary, of interest, active, live, controversial, urgent, pressing, compelling, critical, vital, lively, essential, acute, pivotal, climacteric